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Electrician - Journeyman

Company: The Judge Group
Location: Hillsboro
Posted on: June 1, 2024

Job Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Electrician - Journeyman
Job SummaryThis position is responsible for acting as a subject matter expert as a qualified Industrial Electrician: troubleshooting, installation, and documenting the electrical and control needs of facility switch gear, breaker panels, lighting, and process equipment in an industrial environment. This is not a helper position. This position is directly responsible for maintaining and assisting site engineering teams to meet site electrical needs. Responsibilities: Maintain current and future plant electrical systems. Support plant electrical expansion projects. Must be able to adhere to Federal, State and Local electrical code and be familiar with NFPA70e. Assist in designing electrical systems. Repair all plant electrical items. Work alongside Electrical service company, engineers, and plant leadership to ensure local grid is functioning at peak capacity. May be required to maintain and improve control systems, install electrical sub panels/services, and buss plugs. Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs process/production machines, equipment, and related electrical equipment, such as electrical control circuits from instrumentation devices, PLCs / ladder logic controllers, and variable frequency drives as necessary. Effectively communicates with the site management team and the customer to understand requirements, solve complex electrical problems, and provide solutions to manufacturing problems. Demonstrates ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. Procures parts from crib systems, OEM, or authorized vendors. Identifies and documents cost savings. Utilizes strong electrical skills to complete assignments. Creates and modifies site operations procedures for equipment and recommends facilities reliability improvements. Provides instruction, mentors, and trains less skilled technicians as needed. Performs preventive maintenance on process/production equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS). Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations, and industry standards. Recommends activities to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance. Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems. Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations. Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required. Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions. Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work. Maintains a strict schedule to be successful in the assignment yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer. Exhibits strong leadership skills, such as motivation, delegation, ownership, leading by example, well-developed organizational skills, excellent communication skills, etc. Promotes and adheres to the Amentum Safety Structure. Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor Assist with Root Cause Analysis.Minimum Requirements:Experience: 6 years' experience High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent. Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident. Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment background check and substance abuse test. This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client's location. 6 years' experience as an electrician in an industrial environment, maintenance shop or manufacturing facility. Experience with repair on electrical equipment in an industrial environment or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher. Must be self-motivated and demonstrate the strong organizational/time management skills needed to be successful in this role. Physical Requirements: Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement. Some tasks will require the ability to walk extensively throughout facilities during a workday. Requires the ability to climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs as needed during a workday. Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat, kneel, reach/stretch, and move in a 90-degree fashion during workday. Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding. Requires ability to read and understand information contained in a variety of documents or displayed on a computer screen. Requires ability to use a variety of office equipment and to operate a computer keyboard to access data bases, to send/receive messages and to prepare documents. Requires ability to attend meetings throughout the site and potentially travel to other Amentum, customer and/or vendor locations in the area. Requires the ability to communicate with others on the telephone and in one-on-one or group discussions, meetings, and presentations. Demonstrated fluency in computer use including the full Microsoft product line. Requires some moving of light to medium weight materials into desks, filing cabinets and other storage locations. Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.Preferred QualififcationsSpecial Requirements:Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats, and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed. Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained. Preferred Qualifications: Current State Electrical License. Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing industrial production systems such as switchgear, MCC's, and Capacitor banks. Experience working around chemicals, precision equipment and highly regulated materials and equipment. Experience trouble shooting complex electrical systems. Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing pumps, motors, gearboxes, supply and exhaust fans, power transmission components. Experience troubleshooting and repairing cranes and hoists. Experience utilizing measurement tools such as micrometers, dial indicators, various type gauges, and calibers to set tolerances to OEM Specifications.

Keywords: The Judge Group, Hillsboro , Electrician - Journeyman, Professions , Hillsboro, Oregon

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